Starfish

Description
This starfish is part of the Sladen collection. It was collected during the Triton Expedition at Station 10 (59040’N 7021’W) in the Faroe Channel. Depth 944m. Bottom temperature: 7.80C. Date: 24/08/1882.
Accession Loan No.
263/1903/A/25
Collection Class
Echinoderms
Common Name
starfish
Simple Name
starfish
Full Name
ECHINODERMATA; STELLEROIDEA; Asteroidea; Paxillosida; Astropectinidae; Psilaster andromeda (Muller & Troschel)
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Family Group

Collection County
Faroe Islands
Collection Country
Denmark
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Phylum
ECHINODERMATA
Family
ASTROPECTINIDAE
Genus
Psilaster
Species
andromeda

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